Microsoft Big Box of Awesome – April 18th thru May 2nd, 2011

Although the purpose of this blog is mostly on the technical side of things, I had to post this contest because it was too good to pass up: Samsung Focus™ Windows® Phone Samsung 9 Series Notebook Samsung 46″ LED TV Xbox® 360 250 GB Console with Kinect™ Windows® 7 Home Premium Microsoft Office Professional 2010…


03-15-2011 – Matt Hester is presenting in West Michigan – Virtualization to the Cloud

Come see Microsoft’s own Matt Hester present Virtualization to the Cloud on Tuesday, March 15th, 2011. Topics Cloud Computing Essentials for IT Pros Your Public Cloud: What, Why, and How Your Private Cloud: What, Why, and How The event is hosted at Grand Valley State, Pere Marquette 2204, 1 Campus Dr, Allendale, Michigan 49401. You…


KB 2009942 – Exchange 2010 support for UDP notification – good news for Outlook 2003 clients

Exchange 2010 SP1 RU3 (KB 2492690) was released today. Mentioned in the release notes is an update (KB 2009942) that will make the online Outlook 2003 experience closer to the Exchange 2003/2007 experience, due to UDP notification support returning. This eliminates a potential deployment blocker for organizations moving to Exchange 2010. Great news overall!


ehlo World!

A slightly different take on the typical ‘Hello World!!’ you see on blog sites and inside programming language guides. Stay tuned for more content.